Friday and Saturday
Descendants of Norway (or anyone with an appreciation for Norsk culture) have two opportunities to celebrate Syttende Mai - Norwegian Constitution Day - this weekend. First, First Lutheran Church, 619 Broadway, Fargo, is holding a celebration from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday in its Celebration Hall. Lunch, rommegrot, lefse and other Scandinavian treats will be available, and the Sons of Norway Accordion Band will provide entertainment. $10 at the door.
The celebration continues Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Hjemkomst Center, 202 1st Ave. N., Moorhead. Sponsored by the Nordic Culture Clubs, events include the Nordic Footprints 5K Walk/Run, Polse Fest, food and Viking games. Tickets cost $20 for ages 13 and older, $15 for ages 12 and younger. Register for walk/run at www.nordiccultureclubs.org